Kivalliq News

COLUMN: Welcome to Canada?

July 13, 2018

When I was first starting out as a journalist in Yellowknife a few years back, I found myself on the phone with a local city councillor. Near the end of the call he asked me where I was from.

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Arviat students become tellers of tales

June 28, 2018

What started as a cool year-end writing assignment for Grade 9 English students at John Arnalukjuak High School in Arviat may eventually become an even cooler published work of original myths entitled, How Did the Ptarmigan Learn to Fly? Read More

Jerry Cans rock Solfest

June 27, 2018

The second annual Solfest celebration and fundraiser for the Rankin Inlet Fire Department was a solid success, said Fire Chief Mark Wyatt. Read More

COLUMN: Dawn of a new day for Nunavut politics?

June 21, 2018

Well, I certainly didn’t have a non confidence motion in mind when I called for a Kivalliq premier in Nunavut (Time for Kivalliq led and Kivalliq first, Nov. 14, 2017, Kivalliq News), but as they say, here we are. Read More

Jail fire in Rankin

June 20, 2018

The outcome could have been a lot worse after an inmate managed to light the bunk in his cell on fire at the Rankin Inlet Healing Facility on June 11. Read More

NEWS BRIEFS: Top students taken to TASK

June 15, 2018

Baker Lake

Listed below are the 2018 outstanding students and their disciplines for the fifth annual Trades Awareness, Skills and Knowledge (TASK) Week at Jonah Amitnaaq Secondary School in Baker Lake this past month. Read More